Author Page For: Susan Gittins

Profile:
Longtime mainstream media (MSM) journalist and author Susan Gittins began writing about and photographing Vancouver’s many film and TV location shoots in the summer of 2010 after the Winter Olympics put the city and its beauty on the world stage. Movies and TV series often showcase the Vancouver area in similar fashion. Vancouver is Awesome commissioned her YVRShoots series in the fall of 2010 and it ran regularly for three years. She launched her own daily YVRShoots blog in the spring of 2012.
Posts by Susan Gittins:

SEASON ONE: Netflix Martial Arts Drama WU ASSASSINS With Iko Uwais in Vancouver’s Chinatown

Wu Assassins Season One Iko Uwais. The Raid 2 image. Netflix martial arts drama Wu Assassins has started filming in Vancouver. Filming dates: August 13th – November 20th. What’s it about? Iko Uwais (Star Wars: The Force Awakens) stars as Kai Jin, a young chef in San Francisco’s Chinatown who’s chosen to be the latest and [...]

TEASER: Disney’s UNDER THE SEA With Dove Cameron & China Anne McLean Coming This Fall

Dizzy…why are you wearing Uma’s necklace? Under the Sea: A Descendants Story is a new special with Dove Cameron and China Anne McClain as Villain Kids Mal and Uma, coming to Disney Channel on September 28th. Descendants 3 screens next year. What’s Descendants about? Teenage children of banished Disney villains, who grew up on the [...]

BIG MOVIE: SONIC MOVIE With Sonic the Hedgehog (Voiced by Ben Schwartz) & James Marsden in Downtown Vancouver

I have been training by running, wagging my finger and impatiently tapping my foot. GOTTA GO FAST! — Ben Schwartz. Was that a green screen Sonic the Hedgehog driving a car really fast in downtown Vancouver this week? Ben Schwartz is voicing the blue blur and James Marsden is along for the ride as Tom, a [...]

SEASON 5: Official Look at THE FLASH’s New Suit After Leaked Photo Led to Skinny-Shaming

Grant Gustin looks mad as hell in his new The Flash suit. First OFFICIAL look at Barry’s new threads for season 5. A post shared by Grant Gustin (@grantgust) on Aug 10, 2018 at 3:16pm PDT Maybe in reaction to the leaked photo that led to body-shaming of Grant Gustin for being too skinny. Here’s [...]

START: New Filming Dates for THE 100 Season 6 with Eliza Taylor & Bob Morley

The 100 season 6. New season. New planet. The 100 season 6 starts filming in two-and-a-half weeks in Vancouver. Filming from: August 27th to February 13th, 2019. Cast: Eliza Taylor, Bob Morley, Lindsey Morgan, Marie Avgeropoulos, Richard Harmon, Tasya Teles, Paige Turco, Shannon Kook and Henry Ian Cusick (when available from Fox’s The Passage). Where [...]

SEASON 6: Meet WHEN CALLS THE HEART’s New Mountie Played by Kevin McGarry

When Calls the Heart Season 6. Hearties: Here’s the new Mountie Nathan Grant, played by Kevin McGarry, on When Calls the Heart. He’s one of the two new “boys in town”. The other is Chris McNally as charming gambler and saloon owner Lucas Bouchard. When Calls the Heart is the story of  Elizabeth Thatcher, a [...]

BIG MOVIE: BIOS With Tom Hanks Back On To Film in Vancouver Next Year?

A big sci-fi movie called BIOS with Tom Hanks may film in Vancouver next year. Originally expected to film in Vancouver this Spring, production has been pushed until next Spring, according to Production Weekly. New filming dates: February 25th – May 19th, 2019. What’s it about? BIOS = Basic Input/Output System. On a post-apocalyptic Earth, a robot [...]

NEW SERIES: Jordan Peele’s THE TWILGHT ZONE Reboot Now To Film in Vancouver This Fall/Winter?

The Twilight Zone reboot It is a dimension as vast as space and as timeless as infinity. It is the middle ground between light and shadow, between science and superstition, and it lies between the pit of man’s fears and the summit of his knowledge. This is the dimension of imagination. It is an area [...]

SEASON 4: SUPERGIRL’s Melissa Benoist is Back In Vancouver After 2 Months on Broadway

Supergirl season 4. Melissa Benoist is back from starring on Broadway in Beautiful: The Carole King Musical for a limited run from June 7th to August 4th. Prepare for 🧀: dreams came true for me this summer. seriously. this is my last weekend at @beautifulonbway and these photos basically capture how it felt. a whole [...]

CAST: Ruby Rose Is BATWOMAN For Arrowverse Crossover Filming in Vancouver This Fall

Batwoman Big news. Ruby Rose is Batwoman. Hey @RubyRose — Welcome!! It’s characters like Batwoman that will carry our Universe into the future. See you soon! — Stephen Amell (@StephenAmell) August 10, 2018 Welcome to DCTV @RubyRose ! https://t.co/MdSvdfaeq3 — Candice Patton (@candicekp) August 7, 2018 That means we’ll see her in Vancouver — as [...]

SEASON 5 : iZOMBIE With Rose McIver Starts Filming its Fifth & Final Season Today in Vancouver

iZombie season 5 Zombie Liv Moore (Rose McIver) is back for a final season of solving Seattle homicides — by eating victims’ brains and taking on their memories and traits — with the help of her friends Ravi Chakrabarti (Rahul Kohli), Clive Babineaux (Malcolm Goodwin), Major Lilywhite (Robert Buckley) and Peyton Charles (Aly Michalka). Filming [...]